The Perth Makers Market is BACK! The Perth Makers Market is a family-friendly outdoor event and handmade artisan market that is devoted to supporting new and emerging local artists and encouraging people to shop local and support small businesses. The markets will be held at the Goolugatup Heathcote Cultural Precinct in Applecross on Sunday, 26 September 2021 from 9.30am to 3.30pm. Goolugatup Heathcote is a cultural precinct located within the City of Melville that has become a thriving cultural and recreational scene. The precinct is home to a contemporary art gallery, museum, restaurant, artist studios, creative small businesses and regularly hosts public marketplaces and community events.
Explore Perth's premier handmade artisan markets
Entry to the Perth Makers Market will be FREE. The Perth Makers Market is only held six times a year. So this long weekend come on down and enjoy the beautiful markets. There will be over 180 market stalls to browse from that will be showcasing some of WA's best handmade goods. Choose from items like homemade jewellery, handbags, ceramics, woodwork, candles, clothing, homewares and MORE. There will also be FREE activities at the markets that will delight the whole family, like the Artie Brella installation where you will be able to paint your own umbrella. For the full list of stallholders, please click here.
There will be food trucks and market stalls selling all sorts of delicious treats
There will be food trucks and buskers on-site during the day, as well as artist open studios, the art gallery and museum will be open, and there will be restaurants open for dining. For more details about dining at Heathcote, click here.
There will be a dedicated parking event area set up next to the Perth Makers Market on the Heathcote Lower Lands. The carpark will be managed by Applecross Rotary by donation as a fundraiser for their non-profit organisation. Public transport options to the event are limited. The closest train stop is Canning Bridge station. From there it will be a 24 minute walk along the river to get to the Perth Makers Market.
If you prefer to use cash, please be aware that there will be no automatic teller machine (ATM) available on site. Most stallholders will have EFTOPS facilities available. Dogs are not permitted onto Goolugatup Heathcote.
Children will love the giant garden games and the massive pirate playground